This 3 CD set is neatly packaged and has running times of approx 51 minutes; 70 minutes & 38 minutes respectively. The recordings come from the Riverside; Verve and Pacific Jazz labels. The recordings come from the late 1950s a highly productive period in Chet Bakers life.Super playing throughout makes this a memorable set. The sound quality is excellent and the liner notes and packaging first rate. Another welcome addition to the Not Now catalogue.
Disc 1: Chet; Alone Together/ How High The Moon/ It Never Entered My Mind/ 'Tis Autumn/ If You Could See Me Now/ September Song/ You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To/ Time On My Hands (You In My Arms)/ You And The Night And The Music/ Early Morning Mood. Disc 2: The Best of Lerner & Loewe; I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face/ I Could Have Danced All Night/ The Heather On The Hill/ On The Street Where You Live/ Almost Like Being In Love/ Thank Heaven For Little Girls/ I Talk To The Trees/ Show Me. Stan Meets Chet; I'll Rememeber April/ Autumn In New York / Embraceable You / What's New? Disc 3: Chet Baker & Crew; To Mickey's Memory/ Slightly Above Moderate/ Halema/ Revelation/ Something For Liza/ Lucius Lu/ Worryin' The Life Out Of Me/ Medium Rock